Month: October 2016


For 95% of my life, I used apostrophes when I wanted to show possession. An example: The dog’s hat is bigger than Dan’s hat. but in the last year, I read something that said this was incorrect. Some website about grammar explained that using apostrophes that way was a common error, and you should do it

How This Site Got Its Admittedly Dumb Name

I just got an email reminder that this domain name is going to be auto-renewed tomorrow. This will be the 19th renewal, yikes. I know what you might be saying: “Andrew, this domain is 19 years old? You’re so young, when did you register it, were you 5 years old?” The answer is yes. Sometimes, people


I don’t think many of my recent entries have been very short, but when I started updating this site again, I wanted to really focus on frequency, and not on quality (obviously). Part of the idea is that basically anytime I have something to say that doesn’t fit on Twitter, or isn’t too ephemeral, I’d